I am so excited to have finally made it into House Beautiful this week, not once but twice! Insta Ideas: 5 Rooms with Gorgeous Wallpaper Inspiring spaces swathed in stunning wallpaper snapped by some of our favorite interior designers on Instagram. Read more: Elegant Wallpaper Ideas – Interior Designers on Instagram – House Beautiful and if that.. read more →

Here is the big surprise as promised. I used a little gumption and emailed someone I love to follow on Instagram, Donald Robertson know by Donald Drawbertson, fully expecting no response. Donald’s art is so creative, colorful, raw and chic all at the same time.   I certainly was flattered, honored, thrilled and ecstatic when he was kind.. read more →

via It is crazy cold here in the south and everywhere this week.   Let’s spend this Thanksgiving holiday cozied up beneath a fabulous fur throw lounging the day away in the company of our beloved friends and family. Stay safe and warm!  via via via via via via via via via via via via.. read more →

You better clear your bookshelves for FALL!   The number of DIVINE design books coming out in the very near future has my Amazon cart loaded up with preorders.  Which ones are you sure to order?  (click on any image to preorder)           Please make sure you "like" The English Room on Facebook. Follow  @theenglishr on Twitter.. read more →

Cobalt blue is COOL for Fall 2013.  It is everywhere these days.  Here are some insprirational shots to lead you to lapis love.  Kelly Wearstler Interiors Hinson wallpaper via Matisse Tory Burch via Clare Vivier Cobalt Satchel via via   Kate long Stevenson via Hidell Brooks Gallery Ashley Whittaker     via Manolo Blahnik Rana.. read more →

My lovely girls weekend in sunny Naples, Florida has sadly come to a close.  We had great laughs, shopping, food and drinks.  Our sunscreen application was spotty at best but, the fun and fellowship made up for it! I am off to NYC for Blogfest and client meetings. I cannot wait to hit the big.. read more →

These daring broads really showed the fashion love at The Annual Costume Institute Gala at The Met with the "PUNK: Chaos to Couture" theme. This is the night of the fashion Olympics. I love watching from the sidelines and pairing loosely with a matching interior.  "Met Ball Madness" from 2012 was a favorite post as.. read more →